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  • The self-taught Mckenzie discusses his journey to success and tips for approaching wild animals
  • His work has been featured by the World Wildlife Foundation and he’s won five awards in the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition
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  • The Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act passed by the US in November says the government must review the decision annually
  • This could affect the city’s preferential economic and trade treatment
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  • Microsoft jumps onto the turn-based strategy bandwagon with a tactics game based on the ‘Gears of War’ franchise
  • Xbox and Steam exclusive has good gameplay but lacks its own identity
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  • Legco will move ahead with a second reading of the bill on Wednesday
  • If passed into law, anyone who insults China's national anthem ‘March of the Volunteers’ could face up to three years in jail and/or fines of up to HK$50,000
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  • The cat rose to fame in 2012 when he briefly went missing, and netizens searched for him for nearly a month and brought him home
  • His owner Bee Ko Chee-shing said, 'He will always be in our hearts'
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  • Fight against The Evil2 as they try to steal the fizz from soda pop
  • The game is available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
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  • Temperature checks and social distancing measures await students as the return to school after months of online learning
  • Teens expressed concern over exams, another wave of the virus, and the ongoing demonstrations in the city
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  • The author has posted the first two chapters of The Ickabog online to entertain youngsters self-isolating
  • Proceeds from the eventual publication of the book will support groups affected by the pandemic
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  • Large-scale protests against the proposed National Anthem bill failed to come together due to heavy police presence
  • The second reading of the bill at Legco coincides with some students returning to school following Covid-19 closures
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  • The social media network provided information that rebuts the US president’s tweet about mail-in ballots
  • It is the first time Twitter has taken action on Trump’s tweets for being misleading
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  • Japanese video game designer Toru Iwatani got the idea of powering up the yellow dot from watching the ‘Sailor Man’ eat spinach
  • Pac-Man is recognised by Guinness World Records as the most successful coin-operated game of all time
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  • Student organisations plan class boycott as anthem bill goes to Legco for second reading
  • Wednesday is also the first day back at school for many senior secondary students amid the coronavirus pandemic
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  • There have been calls online for protesters to slow down traffic in a non-cooperation movement and to surround Legco to prevent a second reading of the bill
  • The proposed bill would penalise anyone for misusing or insulting ‘March of the Volunteers’ with a fine of up to HK$50,000 and three years in jail
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  • Would you focus more on online learning? Or perhaps scrap the Territory-wide System Assessment?
  • Each Week, our readers will vote on their favourite answer and the contestant with the least votes is eliminated
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